Nepal Open College (NOC) established in 2000 by a group of academic devotees and professionals having spent decades in teaching expedition, is a pioneer college. It always strives to continue introducing experts and scholars keeping in view the present and future national and international assessment for the ever-changing and competitive job market. It promotes access to learning that will increase educational and employment opportunities for all the students including the historically disadvantaged. It supports transformation and readdresses and aims to provide an enabling environment for all its students to ensure individual intellectual development, an awareness of social responsibility, and sound ethical practice in our diverse society.
After decades of professional services in government and non-government institutions, a group of academic workers realized the need of establishing a college to address the current issues of globalization and privatization through quality human resources development. Education is the most effective tool for socio-economic consciousness enhancement. With this visualization, NOC College is established. To initiate pioneer academic institutions, the college found Pokhara University, the most open and creative option available inside the national boundary. So, NOC College is affiliated with Pokhara University and is committed to providing a quality educational environment.
NOC is the first college in the country to offer three programs in the field of Health Care Management from Bachelor to Master's degree. It also offers a program on Business Administration (Bachelor's degree) and Public Health (Bachelor's Degree) in 3 streams.
Students' academic needs and aspirations, apart from perpetual personal care for a high level of academic achievement, disciplinary and attitudinal excellence toward civic responsibilities, are on high priority at NOC.
The Mission of the NOC is "to impart education of international standard & produce quality manpower with high moral & academic excellence". This will be achieved through quality education with better management, and with a research-oriented, computer-based, and self-esteemed learning environment. National Open College has the mission of establishing itself as an exemplary and pioneer college extending the horizon of eternal knowledge using student-centered, interactive, and innovative initiatives and approaches to impart practical/technical/professional education to strengthen the moral purpose of the students for the overall development of the nation with strong and effective support of job-oriented education needed in the 21st century.
The major vision of NOC is to have leadership in education through dedication, devotion, and discipline. NOC aims at producing Managers and Health Care Administrators able to manage Global and National Organizations. NOC plans to extend education in the field of Science and Technology, Long Distance Education, Open Education, Short Courses, Research, Consultancy, and Training Services through self-learning approaches.
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Health Care Management (BHCM), Bachelor of Public Health (BPH), Master of Healthcare Management (MHCM), and Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Management (PGDHCM).
National Open College (NOC)
Sanepa, Ring Road, Lalitpur (Near Sajha Petrol Pump, Ring Road), Nepal
Phone: +977-1-5183226, +977-1-5183298
Email: [email protected]